Choosing a Tree

Tips for deciding which tree has the best look, size and seasonal attributes for your yard.

Excerpted from How to Grow Practically Everything
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You should also prioritize the qualities you want from your tree, whether it's esthetic beauty, structure, privacy or wildlife habitat. Mountain ash has attractive foliage. With spring flowers, summer berries and rich autumnal tints, juneberry has a lot to offer and is ideal for smaller plots.

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